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Definition of "cooking" []

  • In progress, happening. (adjective)
  • The process of preparing food by using heat. (noun)
  • The process of preparing food. (noun)
  • The result of that process, a meal. (noun)
  • The style or genre of food preparation; cookery. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cooking" in a sentence
  • "Though he has made his name cooking Italian food, he occasionally calls upon his French training, he said, "to just make a dish better.""
  • "MasterChef has given us so much: the idea that shouting at each other from close proximity is a reasonable way to debate, the phrase "cooking doesn't get tougher than this", and now the chance to take part in a holiday 'cook-off' in the style of the TV show."
  • "But the big money in cooking is on the corporate side, where multi-national corporations do a big volume of prepared and pre-cooked foods, in addition to their restaurant chains."